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Alyson Kenward Talks ‘Danger Days’ on WVM Radio

Alyson Kenward talks danger days in Charleston, W.Va. on West Virginia Morning radio.

Drought-Fueled Wildfires Burn 7 Million Acres in U.S.

More than 7 million acres of land have burned in the U.S. so far in 2015.

Surge In ‘Danger Days’ Just Around The Corner

Warming temperatures are about to push U.S. cities into a new regime where danger days are more common.

Dangerous Heat & Summer Sports

Managing heat during exercise will become more vital as climate change ups the number of danger days.

Study: Warming May Bring Heightened Salmonella Risk

Researchers say extreme weather and temperature events may lead to an uptick in salmonella poisoning.

Drought May Stunt Forests’ Ability to Capture Carbon

A new study shows that droughts are harming forests' ability to store carbon and mitigate climate change.

What Warming Means for 4 of Summer’s Worst Pests

Climate change could mean more summer pests like mosquitoes and ticks across more parts of the country.

Mosquito Season Getting Longer

In many parts of the country, changes in climate have likely increased habitat suitability for mosquitoes.

Stagnant Summer Days on the Rise in U.S.

Summer days with stagnant air are on the rise in the U.S., which can mean more days with bad air quality.

Stagnant Days of Summer on the Rise

Studies suggest a warming climate will further increase the number of stagnation days, a key factor influencing air pollution.

Summer Nights Are Heating Up Across U.S.

Global warming isn't just heating up the days, nighttime lows are also rising across the U.S.

Mountaintop Coal Falls As Renewables, Natural Gas Rise

Mountaintop removal coal mining in Appalachian states has fallen 62 percent since 2008.

Number of Extremely Hot Days Continues to Rise

We are seeing an increased number of hot days in the U.S. as greenhouse gases continue to build and warm the planet.

Potent Poison Ivy

More CO2 means larger poison ivy plants and more toxic oil per plant.

Action on Climate Key to Global Health, Reports Say

New reports suggest taking action on climate change would also have considerable public health benefits.

Heidi Cullen Joins Weather Channel Climate 25 Project

The Weather Channel has named Climate Central's Heidi Cullen one of the top voices on climate.

Climate Plan Will Transform How You Get Your Electricity

Four things to know about how the Clean Power Plan will change how you get electricity.

El Niño Could Bring Drought and Famine in West Africa

The global weather system that plays havoc with weather across the world could exacerbate region’s dry spell.

Moderately Cold Temps ‘More Deadly Than Heat Waves’

Study finds prolonged exposure to moderately cold temps kills more people than heat waves or freezing spells.

With Climate Change, Ticks Marching Farther and Earlier

In a warming world, the black-legged tick (a.k.a. deer tick) is peaking in mid-May instead of June.

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Carbon Dioxide on the Rise Atmospheric carbon dioxide levels continue to climb and have averaged 400 parts per million for the month of February

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